Region V - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Region V


#SaferRoadsPH forum on making Bicol roads safer

Oct 27, 2017 - 4:38 PM

(3rd UPDATE) The 4th leg of the caravan will be held at the Arrupe Convention Center, Ateneo de Naga University in Naga City, Camarines Sur on January 24 from 12 pm to 5 pm

DepEd hosts National Teachers’ Day celebration in Legazpi City

Oct 03, 2017 - 3:48 PM

DepEd's theme for Teachers’ Day is 'Gurong Pilipino, Ka-akbay sa Progreso' aims to recognize the role of teachers in honing the full potential of students towards nation-building

NPA owns up ambush on SWAT men in Sorsogon

May 11, 2013 - 8:48 AM

UPDATE The rebel group vows more offensives

All activity halted in Mayon's danger zone

May 07, 2013 - 12:32 PM

All activity within Mayon Volcano s Permanent Danger Zone PDZ has been suspended by the Albay local government following Tuesday s explosion

Photo courtesy of Albay Gov Joey Salceda, via his Facebook page

Mayon spews ash; 5 dead, 7 hurt

May 07, 2013 - 8:43 AM

UPDATE Five mountain climbers die after a phreatic explosion at the Mayon Volcano; All activities within 6 km permanent danger zone suspended

Photo courtesy of Albay Gov Joey Salceda, via his Facebook page

Poll tensions in Albay town taint province's record

Apr 14, 2013 - 2:57 PM

The mayoral race in Malinao town in Albay is an anomaly in the otherwise peaceful polls in the province following the murder of one of the leading bets for the post

The grand dame of Philippine railways returns

Nov 06, 2011 - 8:00 AM

The railways in Bicol are alive again as the legendary Bicol Express returns

The Bicol Express chugs back to life

Nov 05, 2011 - 8:00 AM

For Bicolanos the reawakening of the once silent tracks means so much more than an additional means of travel between the capital and their hometowns

GRAND DAME. The Bicol Express at the platform of the PNR Tutuban Station, just arrived from a 12-hour trip from Naga City. Photo by KD Suarez.